Board of Directors
Tong Kooi Ong
Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
Appointed to the Board on 15 March 2012
Mr. Tong is an entrepreneur and an analyst.
He has business interests in media, property development, digital technologies and other
businesses in Singapore, Malaysia and Canada.
He is on the board of M+S Pte Ltd, a joint venture between Khazanah Nasional Berhad and
Temasek Holdings (Private) Ltd. He is also the Chairman of Taiga Building Products Ltd., a
wholesale distributor of building products, listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and
Non-executive Chairman of 3Cnergy Limited, listed on the Singapore Exchange.
He has interests in the media companies that publish The Edge Singapore, The Edge Malaysia,
TheEdgeFinancialDaily, TheEdgeSingapore.com and TheEdgeMarkets.com.
He also has interests in the property portals EdgeProp.sg and EdgeProp.my.
Mr. Tong holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and a Master of Arts in Economics
and Finance from Simon Fraser University, Canada. In 2002, he was bestowed his Doctor of
Laws (Honoris Causa) from the same university.
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